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Saturday, September 1
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
10th Annual Catfish Derby
The 10th Annual Biggest Catfish Challenge Derby will be held on September 1, 2018 at Oasis State Park. Registration for this event will start at 3:30 p.m. and end at 7:00 p.m. The derby entry fee is $5 per person and the park entrance fee is $5 per vehicle unless you have the yearly day use pass. The derby competition will start at 5:00 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. At this time prizes will be awarded immediately following the derby. Prizes will be based on the weight of the fish and be divided into the adult and junior categories. The adult category age is 16 years and older while the junior category age is up to 15 years old. For both categories the 1st place winner gets $100, 2nd place gets $75 and third place gets$50. There is a two fish per person limit. Door prizes will also be drawn for throughout the derby. 12 years and older must have a valid NM fishing license. This event is sponsored by Oasis State Park with the support of the Friends of Oasis State Park.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Oasis State Park 575.356.5331

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Saturday, November 3
08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Annual Kids Fishin' Clinic
Oasis State Park with support from the Friends of Oasis will hold their 25th Annual Kids Fishin' Clinic on November 3, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kids 6-17 years of age and their parent/adult are invited to attend. Each participant MUST pre-register with Oasis by calling 575-356-5331. Information needed will be the child's name, age, adult's name and telephone number. Register early as there are a limited number of slots available. The event is free with the appropriate entrance or camping fees. Starting at 9 a.m. the clinic will run through 8-10 stations of learning and at noon lunch will be served by the Community Services Center, Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Portales. Following lunch, every registered child will be eligible for a door prize!! Please dress appropriately for the weather that day. Please be reminded that those 12 years of age and older must have a valid NM fishing license.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee
Contact: Valerie Russ 575-356-5331

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